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Help knit hats for newborns

A Click for Babies event, where knitters can gather to knit hats for newborns, is planned for 5 to 8 p.m. March 31 at ArtReach, 112 Bush St. “Click” knitting needles together to create purple hats for newborns. The event is free and open to all ages.

Those who knit can bring supplies and participate, and those who don’t can come to show support or donate materials for the event.

The knitted or crocheted newborn baby hats must be at least half purple. For more information and pattern ideas, visit

The event is hosted by and ArtReach.

The hats will be sent to Iowa hospitals.